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VKontakte blocks bookmaking communities at the request of Roskomnadzor

Roskomnadzor began to work closely withsocial network VKontakte, which, according to their requirements, blocks the communities of bookmakers. Nearly 40 pubs hit, including such big players as "Marathon", "PariMatch", "Leon", "Fonbet". This was reported by ILV in the official group. Information about the fact that in total more than 250 links and groups were blocked, employees of the social network confirmed. All advertising accounts of offshore bookmakers ...

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Antimonopoly Service accused Yandex of advertising bookmakers

Just over a week ago on the search giant"Yandex" was initiated an administrative case for the display of poker advertising. A responsible citizen entered "poker" in the search bar, and he was shown 3 advertising banners FullTiltPoker, PokerStars and "Poker online for free!". For this guide, "Yandex" will have to pay a large fine, what size is still unknown. The search engine's problems did not end there. Yesterday it became known that ...

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NYX Gaming buys bookmakers OpenBet, and simultaneously sells Ongame

One of the leading in the world marketmanufacturers of software NYX Gaming. whose head office is located in Las Vegas, announced the purchase of OpenBet. a major software vendor in the UK for $ 383 million (? 270 million). Parallel to this transaction, NYX Gaming is also going to get rid of one of its assets - the Ongame poker network. We remind you that NYX has acquired the Ongame network now ...

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Target deductions of bookmakers can be 1% of revenue - the RF Ministry of Finance

The Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation initiated amendments to thebill on sports support bookmakers. According to the changes, it is proposed to oblige bookmakers and sweepstakes to make targeted payments to the federal budget of the Russian Federation in the amount of 1% of the revenue for the quarter. Revenues are considered as the total amount of accepted rates within 3 months. Earlier, the Ministry of Finance initiated amendments to the draft law on sports support bookmakers, proposing to set target payments in the amount of ...

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FAS opened production against FC Lokomotiv and RFPL for illegal advertising of bookmakers

The Federal Antimonopoly Service accused FC"Lokomotiv" and RFPL in violation of Russian laws in the field of advertising. Such information is published on the FAS website. The reason for the initiation of the case against Lokomotiv was the advertisement of the bookmaker Olympus at the stadium during the game, which was broadcast on Match TV. FC Lokomotiv and Match-TV ordered the FAS to provide a number of documents and to explain. The case against the Russian Football Premier League was instituted on charges of ...

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TV companies may have the functions of bookmakers

TV channels, which are sporting,can get the right to take on them online bets. Such an initiative comes from the Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation, Interfax writes. As explained by Deputy Minister of Sports Natalia Parshikova, with the help of this concept, the Ministry of Transport plans to expand the possibilities of online betting in Russia. If the concept is approved, TV companies that broadcast sports will be given the opportunity to earn money as well. Earlier it became known that the draft law excluded the norm, ...

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BC BoyleSports has questions about selling the PPP Ladbrokes and Coral bookmakers Betfred and StanJames

Bookmaker company BoyleSports expresseddissatisfaction with the sale of licensed stores of Ladbrokes and Coral to Betfred and StanJames bookmakers, as their price was higher than the final selling price. Corresponding request BoyleSports sent to the authority on competition and markets (CMA), writes GamblingInsider. Boylesports was one of a number of brands that expressed interest in buying stores. Sales of PPP companies became a necessity for ...

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Now the SRO bookmakers are headed by the representative of the BC "Marathon"

Ex-head of the bookmaker SRO KonstantinMakarov transferred management of the organization to Alexander Sedov - representative of the bookmaker "Marathon". The publication "Rating Bookmakers" writes about this. As Makarov said after refusing his presidency in the SRO in the field of bookmaking, he also signed a power of attorney in the name of Sedov. However, the final decision regarding his appointment to the position of the head of the self-regulatory organization will be taken by the general meeting of its members. Konstantin Makarov ...

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Sergei Portnov: "Ukraine has great potential in the sportsbook industry"

In an exclusive interview, the CEOholding "Pari-Match" Sergey Portnov shared his expectations from the possible legalization of gambling business in Ukraine. - In the context of the upcoming Gaming Congress of Ukraine, tell us how interesting the market of Ukraine and Eastern Europe in general is for you and what are its main advantages. - Twenty years ago we started to conduct our activities in Ukraine, so for us this ...

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The Russian Premier League has been banned by the antimonopoly service to advertise the bookmaker

The Federal Antimonopoly Service of the Russian Federationbanning the placement of advertising banners bookie "League of Rates" on the Internet portal of the Russian Football Premier League. Such a message is published on the website of the antimonopoly service. In addition, for this offense RFPL will incur a fine of 100-500 thousand rubles fine. The advertising of the Russian bookmaker "League of rates" appeared on the league's website two months ago. In accordance with current legislation, you can advertise gambling ...